The Laocoon group. Detail: the back of Laocoon.

Marble. 1st century BCE.
Inv. No. 1059.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Octagonal Court, Laocoon Cabinet, 2
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino, Cortile ottagono, Gabinetto del Laocoonte, 2)

1998. Photo: Bildkatalog der Skulpturen des Vatikanischen Museums. Bd. 2. Museo Pio Clementino Cortile Ottagono / Deutsches Archäologisches Institut. Von B. Andreae Bearb. von Jens Köhler. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin New York, 1998. Taf. 67 (Kat. Nr. 74, LAO 2).


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